Definition of Jackeen. Meaning of Jackeen. Synonyms of Jackeen

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Definition of Jackeen

Jackeen
Jackeen Jack*een", n. A drunken, dissolute fellow. [Ireland] --S. C. Hall.

Meaning of Jackeen from wikipedia

- Look up jackeen in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Jackeen is a pejorative term for someone from Dublin, Ireland. The Oxford English Dictionary defines...
- cherubic-looking five-year-old and his far-from-cherubic fairy godfather, Jackeen J. O'Malley, a short, cigar-smoking man with four tiny wings. With a distinctive...
- But when he spoke, well then, I knew him at once for just another Dublin jackeen chatting up a country girl." The numerous erotic letters they exchanged...
- would-be gentleman who puts on superior airs." A variant since c. 1840, jackeen ('Little Jack'), was used in the countryside in reference to Dubliners...
- to the first dominion to see Chicka Jackeen and Gentle parts with them, never to return. Monday and Chicka Jackeen head back to the Fifth to see Clem with...
- Dublin GAA Irish: Áth Cliath Nickname(s): The Dubs The Jackeens The Boys in Blue The Liffeysiders The Metropolitans Province: Leinster Dominant sport:...
- Crockett Johnson. He was the fairy godfather of five-year-old Barnaby. Jackeen J. O'Malley first appeared in response to Barnaby's wish for a fairy godmother...
- Usually in the phrase 'Gombeen man' Guards Noun Garda Síochána Police Jackeen /dʒæˈkiːn/ Noun Nickname for John (i.e. Jack) combined with Irish diminutive...
- common term in Dublin, as a counter to the country people's use of the word jackeen for a Dublin person. The culchie spelling is common in the English-language...
- Whalley. Paddy Goes to Holyhead 1987 – The Green Green Gr**** of Home (Jackeen Records) 1987 – Delilah (Rage Records) Sweet 1991 – X-Ray-Specs (SPV Records)...